National Arboretum Canberra, The
See the forest for the trees at the National Arboretum Canberra, with its 94 forests of rare, endangered and symbolic trees from Australia and around the world. Walk, drive, cycle or even horse-ride around the 250 hectare site. You’ll be struck by the range of botanical beauty, including the living artworks in the National Bonsai and Penjing Collection.
Enjoy free guided and self-guided tours, interactive displays, outdoor sculptures, Pod Playground, a café and shop, as well as picnic areas boasting some of Canberra's most spectacular views.
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING
Ranked #1 of 1 things to do in Weston on TripAdvisor
Certificate of Excellence 2016
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS
Reviewed on 24 Aug 2016
I have only been to the Arboretum before with grandchildren but this time I met friends and we had breakfast and visited the Bonsai display. I'm not normally a fan of Bonsai but this section has...
Reviewed on 23 Aug 2016
great views of a beautiful spot. Watch for the chill factor if the wind is up. On a clear day your selfies will be fantastic
Reviewed on 22 Aug 2016
Apart from wandering or driving through the hills of the National Arboretum, it has a large observation building with spectacular views back over Canberra to Lake Burley Griffin. Meals are...